Training Circulars (TCs) are the minimum essential publication requirements if needs analysis or short-range training strategy development identifies a training requirement that does not warrant other types of publications.
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TC 3-20.40: TRAINING AND QUALIFICATION - INDIVIDUAL WEAPONS: Provides the outline for all individual weapon's training strategies, resources, prerequisites, and requirements for planning and executing training. It provides a single reference for commanders, staff, planners. This manual defines the Army-standard requirements for individual weapons qualification and establishes those qualifications as prerequisites for continued training for either specific capability certification or collective live-fire training.
TC 4-11.47: THE SENIOR GUNNER PROGRAM FOR SUSTAINMENT UNITS: Provides guidance to sustainment units for the purposes of training senior gunners on gunnery operations. It describes gunnery principles, methods, and techniques including the application of combined gunnery skills in preliminary, basic, intermediate, advanced, and live fire gunnery. The tasks outlined in the manual are to be used to establish the unit's senior gunner program.
TC 4-11.46: CONVOY PROTECTION PLATFORM GUNNERY: This revision includes the Standards For Training Readiness Advisor Group (STRAG) requirement to align with the Army's Integrated Weapons Strategy for qualification and support the Objective T collective live fire requirements under Sustainable Readiness. Provides guidance to sustainment elements for the purposes of training vehicle gun crews (VGCs) on the employment of crew serve weapons (CSW) in convoy operations and during unit defense.
TC 55-HEAT: TRAINING PROGRAM FOR THE HIGH MOBILITY MULTIPURPOSE WHEELED VEHICLE(HMMWV) EGRESS ASSISTANCE TRAINER (HEAT)